Florida High School Softball - Tampa Catholic bounces Zephyrhills
(April 16, 2011: Zephyrhills, FL 33542) The Tampa Catholic Crusaders the host Zephyrhills Bulldogs softball squad by a count of 4-0 in Saturday's non-league battle.
The Crusaders (13-4) will now prepare for their battle against St. Petersburg Catholic (St. Petersburg, FL). The Barons go into the non-league battle with a 8-7 record.
The Bulldogs now sport a 11-14 record. They play next when they host Land O'Lakes for a non-league battle on Monday, April 18. Zephyrhills will meet a Gators squad coming off a 8-7 non-league win over Ridgewood (New Port Richey, FL). The Gators record now stands at 4-15.
Pitching by committee set the stage for a solid performance as the Lady Crusaders shut out the Zephryhills Lady Bull dogs in their final regular season game.
Jr. (53) T. Bohanon, Sr. (00) A. Hay, So. (6) C. Pesce & Fr. (33) J. Rogers all pitched to allow no runs on 1 hit for a combined team effort shut out.
Jr. (3) K. Garcia led the charge by posting one of her best hitting & defensive performances of 2011. With 4 Plate Appearances Garcia went 2 for 3 with a 1st inning Lead-off Homerun and a Double. Garcia also drew a walk and a fielders choice. Defensively Garcia recored 7 Total Chances: 4 putouts and 3 assist.
TC took control of the game in the 6th inning with a Single by Jr. (10) C. Jewel, an RBI Dbl by So. (24) L. DeMarco, an RBI Dbl by Garcia & RBI Single by So. (26) E. Reynolds to put up 3 more runs.
Fr. (33) J. Rogers puts the finishing touch on the win by taking care of the number 7,8,9 batters.
TC finishes the Regular Season with 13 Wins & 4 Losses